Eddie Hughes

MP, Walsall North

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Walsall North Conservative

Eddie Hughes’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 4 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Women in the House of Commons — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] 7 Dec 2017

    It is grossly unfair to have to follow that speech. It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Sharma. I am delighted that my right hon. Friend the Member for Basingstoke (Mrs Miller) secured this debate. I need to begin with an apology: unfortunately, I need to get to the Education Centre for 2.50 pm, because the only college in my constituency is sending a big group of students...
  • Women in the House of Commons — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] 7 Dec 2017

    Yes and no. I am absolutely not saying that women are not able to do as good a job as men. The clue to my disagreement is in the way the hon. Lady phrased the question, by saying “short term”. I do not want a short-term solution; I want a sustainable, long-term solution. I appreciate that it may seem naive and idealistic of me to view it that way. I look at the Benches opposite...
  • Women in the House of Commons — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] 7 Dec 2017

    My right hon. Friend makes a very valid point, which I was kind of coming to. I maintain my resistance to quotas, but what can we do to change the situation? Well, I can do my tiny bit. I begin early: when I visit primary schools, I encourage women—young children—by saying, “You can aspire to be whatever you want to be.” Obviously, I represent a working-class...

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Conservative MP for Walsall North

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Department of Health
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Streptococcus: Screening
  • Carbon Monoxide: Poisoning
  • Sepsis: Health Education
  • Sikhs: India
  • Childbirth

Currently held offices

  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 6 Nov 2017)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (since 16 Oct 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Nov 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
25 June 2017, received final payment of £4,125 as Assistant Chief Executive of YMCA Birmingham, Harry Watton House, 97 Church Lane, Aston B6 5UG. Hours: 6 hrs since my election. (Registered 04 July 2017)
28 June 2017, received £883 (gross) as a Councillor, Walsall Council, Darwall Street, Walsall WS1 1TN. Hours: 15 hrs since my election (5 hrs per week). The net amount of this payment will be donated to charity. (Registered 04 July 2017)
Chair of the Board of Walsall Housing Group, 100 Hatherton Street, Walsall WS1 1AB. From 9 June 2017 until November 2018, I will receive £13,600 per annum. Hours: 20 hrs a month. (Registered 04 July 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Colin Campbell
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Dukehill Services Ltd
Address of donor: 100 Dudley Road East, Oldbury B69 3DY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: company, registration 06317947

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Countrywide Developments Ltd
Address of donor: Gallagher Way, Gallagher Business Park, Heathcote, Warwick CV34 6AF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 02865543

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Jeremy Hosking
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Middle East Council
Address of donor: 55 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation, food and transport with a total value of £1,079

Destination of visit: Sicily

Dates of visit: 29 August – 1 September 2017

Purpose of visit: To meet NGOs involved in migrant rescue in the Mediterranean, visit migrant camps and understand the ongoing Mediterranean migrant crisis.

(Registered 12 September 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Tamworth, owned jointly with my wife: (i). (Registered 04 July 2017)

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